Cassiterite is a stone that helps us let go of things that are not good for us in life, and instead encourages self-preservation, self-awareness, and self-confidence. Cassiterite is a great gemstone to work with if you are starting a new diet, experiencing a lifestyle change, or need the inner confidence to accept a change in life. It is a protective gemstone which keeps us aware of things around us and helps us to use all of our senses in self-preservation. You will find great balance and harmony when working with Cassiterite as it speaks to our natural gifts & abilities.

Cassiterite is also known as Tinstone.


Other Information

Chemically, Cassiterite consists of oxygen and tin. It is found and mined in many places all across the world. Colors are primarily yellow, red, white, brown, or black.




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